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Branch Panther Creek Park Bridge

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Branch Panther Creek Park Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in April 2009

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BH Photo #137197

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Overview
Pony truss bridge over a branch of Panther Creek on Panther Creek Park Dr
Location
Daviess County, Kentucky
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1920, replaced with prestressed trash
Design
Pin-connected, 4-panel Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 56.1 ft.
Total length: 60.0 ft.
Deck width: 11.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.71637, -87.22169   (decimal degrees)
37°42'59" N, 87°13'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/480461/4174369 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Panther
Inventory numbers
KY 030-C00168N (Kentucky bridge number)
BH 18757 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 07/2014)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 16.8 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
14

Update Log 

  • June 17, 2016: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge has been demolished and replaced with a slab of concrete.
  • November 16, 2015: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge is now doomed.
  • April 17, 2009: Updated by C Hanchey

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Branch Panther Creek Park Bridge
Posted November 16, 2015, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Nothing looks better in a park than a nice shiny new slab-O-concrete!

LAME!!!

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